Engineer - Internship
Harvey, IL  / Weatherford, TX  / New Bedford, MA 
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Description

Atkore is forging a future where all Atkore brands, suppliers, employees, customers, partners and communities are building better together – a future focused on serving the customer and powering and protecting the world.

Atkore is a leading manufacturer and distributor of electrical, mechanical, and safety infrastructure solutions to power and protect the world. With approximately 3,900 employees and 65 manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide, Atkore manufactures electrical conduit, cable management systems, armored cable, metal framing, and security products and solutions. Atkore’s commitment to quality, delivery and value helps customers realize their vision. Atkore forges relationships and shapes the future with breakthrough results, enhanced technology, and innovative product offerings.

The Engineer Intern will have a unique opportunity to contribute to the overall success of the manufacturing operations, product innovation, as well as personal leadership development. The ideal candidate must be able to work in a team-based environment, have strong leadership capabilities, and contribute to strategic objectives.

 Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Support value stream action plans and countermeasures to ensure Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are met, including those related to safety, quality, delivery, cost, and productivity.
  • Assist continuous improvement teams in the development and implementation of continuous improvement project plans, including helping the team to determine the objective, scope, target, timeline, budget, milestones, and allocation of resources
  • Help develop standard work for all processes and positions, along with working with other teams to share best practices with respect to following & modifying standard work
  • Maintain a detailed project schedule for engineering development, tooling, and product launch activities
  • Fully understand customer requirements to develop suitable products
  • Write protocols and perform validations of new/improved materials and processes
  • Prepare and present results of internship project

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering in process; required
  • Ability to work within the manufacturing methods and procedures
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve technical problems
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Excellent teaming and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter and highly self-motivated
  • Problem-solving and troubleshooting skills within a process, mechanical or electrical
  • Strong skills with Microsoft Office are required
  • SolidWorks or related 3D design software desirable
  • All associates must embrace and foster and environment that supports our core values of Integrity, Respect, Excellence, Teamwork and Accountability.

Our Culture Drives Value

Atkore’s culture is created from the disciplined use of the Atkore Business System (ABS), which is a critical part of our mission and a foundational system based on excellence in People, Strategy, and Processes, tied together with Lean Daily Management (LDM) to manage and sustain the business we have today, and Strategy Deployment Process (SDP) to create the business we aspire to become.

Having the right talent in the right roles enables successful ABS execution, improves our customer’s experience, and delivers breakthrough results. Said another way, that’s how we win!

Great Leaders Drive Value

Atkore is committed to creating an engaged and aligned workplace that helps drive an accountable and performance-based culture. Our team possesses a willingness to strive for breakthrough results, stays focused on being standout leaders, and fully supports decisions of the Company after robust debate. We consistently live the Atkore mission, learn our strategic priorities and link behaviors to those priorities, all in a way that’s consistent with our core values. Together, we build stronger leaders and improve customer satisfaction which positively increases the overall value of the enterprise.

Atkore Delivers Value to You

By joining Atkore, you can expect to receive a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, a generous maternity/paternity leave, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, as well as life, accident and disability insurance. In addition, Atkore offers wellness programs and employee assistance resources to help employees achieve a healthy work-life balance. 

Our dedicated employees are recognized for their commitment to our customers and making our company better than it was the day before. 

Atkore is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Atkore is a diverse company that believes its employees are the foundation for investing in its future, through the understanding that awareness and acceptance of our individual difference enhance inclusion and promote engagement and alignment.  Diversity and inclusion are keys to growing our business and providing a work environment that fosters contributions by all employees.

Join our team and align yourself with an industry leader



Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Atkore International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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